The bike at 200: World's craziest rides, then and now
Is a hoverbike still a bike?
Star Wars helped popularize the concept of the hoverbike, a flying vehicle ridden like a regular wheeled bicycle. Here, inventor Colin Furze wrangles an experimental homemade hoverbikeheld aloft by powerful propellers in place of wheels. It may not qualify as a bicycle, but it's definitely a futuristic take on the bike concept.